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Proem

Proem

by Octavio Paz

Proem: Name that Philosopher! True or False

1. Which philosopher mentioned in the poem had a philosophy school called the Garden?Epicurus
2. Which of the philosophers mentioned in the poem came up with the allegory of the cave?Netzahualcoyotl
3. Which of the philosophers mentioned in the poem was king of an ancient Mexican tribe?Plato
4. Which of the philosophers mentioned in the poem believed in reducing fear and pain in order to live a good life?Netzahualcoyotl
5. Which of the philosophers mentioned in the poem believed that philosopher-kings should rule us all?Netzahualcoyotl

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